Assists home care patients in reaching maximum performance while adjusting to disabilities. Treats disabled patients using standard therapy procedures. Evaluates patients’ capabilities, revises therapy programs as patients’ progress is noted and instructs patients and families in therapeutic procedures.
Knowledge of anatomy and physiology and physical therapy treatments and modalities.
Current New York State license as a Physical Therapist.
Approximately 12 months on the job experience.
Ability to walk and stand for up to 50% of work time, and lift and turn patients.
Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail for up to 75% of work time.